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1 Adams, John Franklin, Benjamin John Adams and Abigail Adams to Benjamin Franklin, 11 … 1784-09-11 Mr. and Mrs. Adams present their Compliments to Dr. Franklin and hope to have the Honour of his...
2 Adams, John Smith, William Stephens John and Abigail Adams to William Stephens Smith, 5 … 1786-08-05 After a very pleasant Journey, here We are. We came very leisurely, dined the first day at...
3 Adams, John Jefferson, Thomas From John Adams to Thomas Jefferson, 10 December 1787 1787-12-10 I last night received, the Ratification of my last Loan and the inclosed Resolution of Congress...
4 Adams, John Jay, John From John Adams to John Jay, 30 November 1786 1786-11-30 Your Favour of the fourth of october, I have had the Honour to receive, and have dispatched the...
5 Adams, John Cranch, Richard From John Adams to Richard Cranch, 12 December 1785 1785-12-12 I am much obliged to you for your judicious Letter of Oct r. 15. you have described the Causes of...
6 Adams, John Jay, John From John Adams to John Jay, 22 September 1787 1787-09-22 Your private Letter of the twenty fifth of July is very friendly and obliging as usual. give...
7 Adams, John Sharp, Granville John Adams to Granville Sharp, 8 Mar. 1786 1786-03-08 I took the first opportunity to send your Present of Books to my friend the Marquis de la Fayette...
8 Adams, John President of Congress John Adams to the president of Congress, 22 April 1784 1784-04-22 I received Sometime Since a Letter from an American Gentleman now in London, a Candidate for...
9 Adams, John Smith, Isaac, Sr. John Adams to Isaac Smith Sr., 13 December 1784 1784-12-13 I received your Favour of 18 August with its Accompaniments. We are all well and very happy. I...
10 Adams, John Jay, John John Adams to John Jay, 15 December 1784 1784-12-15 I venture to address myself to you as Minister of foreign Affairs, because I Sincerely hope you...
11 Adams, John President of Congress From John Adams to the President of Congress, 13 … 1783-11-13 If any one should ask me what is the System of the present administration? I should answer, “to...
12 Adams, John Franklin, Benjamin John Adams to Benjamin Franklin, 11 February 1784 1784-02-11 Last night I received your obliging Favour of the fifth of this Month. Your Excellencys...
13 Adams, John Jefferson, Thomas From John Adams to Thomas Jefferson, 23 May 1786 1786-05-23 I am honoured with yours of the 11 th. with the enclosures from M r Lamb, M r Carmichael and M r...
14 Adams, John Warren, Mercy Otis From John Adams to Mercy Otis Warren, 24 May 1786 1786-05-24 I this day received your Favour of April 8 th , and Sincerely condole with you under the Loss of...
15 Adams, John Frederick, Prince Henry From John Adams to Prince Henry Frederick, 28 February … 1788-02-28 It is a mortification to me, to be obliged to leave London without an Audience of Leave of His...
16 Adams, John Jefferson, Thomas From John Adams to Thomas Jefferson, 27 May 1785 1785-05-27 I found that either the Duke of Dorsetts Letter to the Premier, had produced an order at Dover or...
17 Adams, John Jebb, John From John Adams to John Jebb, 25 September 1785 1785-09-25 I have read with pleasure your Letter of the 13 th and although I cannot entirely agree with you,...
18 Adams, John Mazzei, Philip John Adams to Philip Mazzei, 29 Dec. 1785 1785-12-29 I have found in the Remembrancer of the Year 1775, page 309, that a Petition was presented to his...
19 Adams, John Franklin, Benjamin From John Adams to Benjamin Franklin and Thomas … 1785-05-29 Our Secretary of State for foreign Affairs, in a Letter of 13. Ap. informs me, that he wrote Us a...
20 Adams, John Miller, Patrick From John Adams to Patrick Miller, 30 April 1787 1787-04-30 I have received the elegant volume you did me the honor to address to me, and shall take the...
21 Adams, John Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from John Adams, 25 January 1787 1787-01-25 I have received your Letters of December 20. and Jan. 11. by Coll. Franks. The whole of the...
22 Adams, John Fagel, Hendrik John Adams to Hendrik Fagel, 1 July 1784 1784-07-01 When I was in London last November & December I amused myself often, by running into Booksellers...
23 Adams, John Lotter, Christian From John Adams to Christian Lotter, 8 April 1785 1785-04-08 I have received your letter of the 30 of March as I did another Sometime ago. I congratulate you...
24 Adams, John Jay, John From John Adams to John Jay, 11 October 1788 1788-10-11 The multiplied Cares attending the Removal of a Family, from one Country to another; and...
25 Adams, John Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from John Adams, 6 December 1787 1787-12-06 The Project of a new Constitution, has Objections against it, to which I find it difficult to...
26 Adams, John Sarsfield, Guy Claude, Comte de From John Adams to the Comte de Sarsfield, 21 January … 1786-01-21 If I were as fortunate as you are and could pass the Water from Dover to Calais in 3 hours, I...
27 Adams, John Puller, Richard From John Adams to Richard Puller, 6 March 1787 1787-03-06 This is to acquaint you that on the 3d. of this month I accepted a Bill of Mr. Barclay’s for 150...
28 Adams, John Dumas, Charles William Frederic From John Adams to Charles William Frederic Dumas, 25 … 1787-10-25 I have recieved your Letter of the 19th. and will transmit the enclosed to Mr. Jay. But as you...
29 Adams, John Barclay, Thomas From John Adams to Thomas Barclay, 4 November 1788 1788-11-04 As I had an opportunity to be made acquainted with your Conduct in the Service of the United...
30 Adams, John London July 20. Thursday. 1786-07-20 “Every Act of Authority, of one Man over another for which there is not an absolute Necessity, is...
31 Adams, John Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from John Adams, 11 September 1785 1785-09-11 In answer to your enquiry in your letter of the 4th. inst. I can only say that I knew Mr. Matzei...
32 Adams, John October 21. Tuesday. 1783-10-21 Dined at Amiens, and put up, at night, at Abbeville. The Roads are the best I have ever seen in...
33 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 4 March 1788 1788-03-04 After a Passage of two days, against contrary Winds, and a terrible Jolt through the Mud, from...
34 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 10 September 1783 1783-09-10 We have received from Congress a Resolution by which We are to be impowered to negotiate a Treaty...
35 Adams, John Adams, Abigail John Adams to Abigail Adams, 11 March 1788 1788-03-11 I have past through the Ceremonies of taking Leave of the States General, the Prince and Princess...
36 Adams, John Dumas, C. W. F. From John Adams to C. W. F. Dumas, 1 November 1785 1785-11-01 I have not written you Since you inclosed me a Letter for M r Gardoqui from the Comte de Sanefe....
37 Adams, John Lafayette, Marie-Joseph-Paul-Yves-Roch-Gilbert du … John Adams to the Marquis de Lafayette, 31 Jan. 1786 1786-01-31 I send you by M r. Jay, all the writings which have fallen in my Way, against the slave trade—I...
38 Adams, John Osborne, Francis Godolphin From John Adams to Francis Godolphin Osborne, 26 … 1788-01-26 I have the Honour to inclose to your Lordship an original letter from Governor Smallwood of...
39 Adams, John Maltby John Adams to Mr. Maltby, 2 Feb. 1786 1786-02-02 I received last night your favour of Feb. 1. M r. Jackson in southampton Buildings, who has been...
40 Adams, John Dumas, C. W. F. John Adams to C. W. F. Dumas, 25 August 1784 1784-08-25 I had a tedious Passage of two Days from Helvoet and was at last obliged to Land at Leostoff a...
41 Adams, John Trumbull, John From John Adams to John Trumbull, 28 April 1785 1785-04-28 It was with much Pleasure that I received your Letter by M r Humphreys, in whom I have found all...
42 Adams, John Jefferson, Thomas To Thomas Jefferson from John Adams, 7 August 1785 1785-08-07 As to the Cask of Wine at Auteuil, it is not paid for. If you will pay for it and take it, you...
43 Adams, John Gerry, Elbridge From John Adams to Elbridge Gerry, 2 May 1785 1785-05-02 The Imputation of a weak Passion has made So much Impression upon me, that it may not be improper...
44 Adams, John Robinson-Morris, Matthew From John Adams to Matthew Robinson-Morris, 21 February … 1786-02-21 My Friend D r Price has kindly permitted me to read his Letter and to inclose mine with it—...
45 Adams, John Barclay, Thomas John Adams to Thomas Barclay, 24 May 1784 1784-05-24 I am here to collect together the Bills and Send them to you by Express. When this Express...
46 Adams, John Jay, John From John Adams to John Jay, 11 December 1787 1787-12-11 I have been desired by Patrick Miller Esqr, of Dalswinton to transmit to Congress the inclosed...
47 Adams, John Rush, Benjamin From John Adams to Benjamin Rush, 8 February 1789 1789-02-08 Your obliging favor of the 22d Ult. I recd. last night. I remember so much of the transactions,...
48 Adams, John Jay, John From John Adams to John Jay, 26 February 1786 1786-02-26 The Envoy from Portugal, has received from his Court an Answer to his Dispatches relative to the...
49 Adams, John Van der Kemp, François Adriaan From John Adams to François Adriaan van der Kemp, 1 … 1786-12-01 I have received your Letter, and am much concerned to perceive your Apprehensions that Affairs...
50 Adams, John Jay, John From John Adams to John Jay, 16 December 1787 1787-12-16 Two Days ago, I received the Letter, you did me the Honour to write me, on the 16. of Octr. with...